Deals and Transactions http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/567/all en Mariner Investment Group closes USD503m CLO http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/12/242567/mariner-investment-group-closes-usd503m-clo <p><em><strong>Alternative asset manager Mariner Investment Group has closed a USD503 million collateralised loan obligation (CLO), the third such transaction by Mariner&#39;s leveraged credit team.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/12/242567/mariner-investment-group-closes-usd503m-clo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 12 Aug 2016 06:21:29 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242567 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Apex closes USD40 million debt investment http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/08/242425/apex-closes-usd40-million-debt-investment <p><em><strong>Apex Fund Services has closed a USD40 million credit facility with global credit investment firm Highbridge Principal Strategies.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/08/242425/apex-closes-usd40-million-debt-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 08 Aug 2016 12:19:25 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242425 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Larch Lane team to join Fiera Capital http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/28/242095/larch-lane-team-join-fiera-capital <p><em><strong>The entire team of Larch Lane Advisors is to join Fierra Capital, boosting the US division of Fiera Capital Corporation&#39;s&nbsp;existing capabilities in alternative investing and adding expertise in alternative investment management, risk management, fund accounting and firm operations.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/28/242095/larch-lane-team-join-fiera-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Moves & Appointments Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:30:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242095 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Elevate secures USD545m expanded credit facility from Victory Park Capital http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/27/242042/elevate-secures-usd545m-expanded-credit-facility-victory-park-capital <p><em><strong>Elevate, a provider of online credit solutions for non-prime consumers, has increased its credit facility with Victory Park Capital (VPC), a privately held registered investment adviser dedicated to alternative investing, by an additional USD100 million to a total of USD545 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/27/242042/elevate-secures-usd545m-expanded-credit-facility-victory-park-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:49:30 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242042 at http://www.hedgeweek.com New FIX Trading Community release addresses high performance demands http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/30/241104/new-fix-trading-community-release-addresses-high-performance-demands <p><strong><em>FIX Trading Community has released Simple Binary Encoding (SBE) version 1.0 Draft Standard to support high performance demands in transactions and/or data feeds.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/30/241104/new-fix-trading-community-release-addresses-high-performance-demands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:16:29 +0000 241104 at http://www.hedgeweek.com New margin regulations for the non-cleared OTC derivatives to reduce systemic risk across financial markets http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240991/new-margin-regulations-non-cleared-otc-derivatives-reduce-systemic-risk-across-fin <p><strong><em>EDHEC-Risk Institute has released an overview and analysis of the forthcoming framework to be used by financial institutions to determine initial margin (IM) and variation margin (VM) payments when trading non-cleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/27/240991/new-margin-regulations-non-cleared-otc-derivatives-reduce-systemic-risk-across-fin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:28:21 +0000 240991 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Advisors Asset Management expands strategic partnership with Rothschild Asset Management http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240938/advisors-asset-management-expands-strategic-partnership-rothschild-asset-managemen <p><strong><em>Advisors Asset Management (AAM) is to become the distributor for several Rothschild Asset Management separately managed accounts (SMAs), including Rothschild&#39;s US Large-Cap Core, US Large-Cap Value and US Balanced strategies.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/24/240938/advisors-asset-management-expands-strategic-partnership-rothschild-asset-managemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:46:30 +0000 240938 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Thomson Reuters enhances SRI solutions in Eikon http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/23/240871/thomson-reuters-enhances-sri-solutions-eikon <p><strong><em>Thomson Reuters has enhanced its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) offering on Thomson Reuters Eikon with a new application that enables buy-side professionals to analyse real-time ESG data and incorporate it into socially responsible investment (SRI) decisions.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/23/240871/thomson-reuters-enhances-sri-solutions-eikon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Thu, 23 Jun 2016 06:31:09 +0000 240871 at http://www.hedgeweek.com AlphaCore Capital sees increased demand for alternative strategies from independent advisors http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240844/alphacore-capital-sees-increased-demand-alternative-strategies-independent-advisor <p><strong><em>AlphaCore Capital, a La Jolla, CA based investment advisor has seen increased demand for alternative allocations from independent advisors.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240844/alphacore-capital-sees-increased-demand-alternative-strategies-independent-advisor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:37:31 +0000 240844 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Exane selects SimCorp Dimension http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240825/exane-selects-simcorp-dimension <p><strong><em>Hedge fund manager Exane has selected SimCorp Dimension to support its middle and back-office operations for listed and OTC derivatives.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/22/240825/exane-selects-simcorp-dimension" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:14:30 +0000 240825 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator up to 4.88 per cent in June http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240791/ssc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-488-cent-june <p><em><strong>The SS&amp;C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for June 2016 measured 4.88 per cent, up from 4.38 per cent in May.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240791/ssc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-488-cent-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:26:06 +0000 240791 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SR Labs rebrands as Vela Trading Technologies http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240782/sr-labs-rebrands-vela-trading-technologies <p><em><strong>SR Labs, a specialist in trading and market data technology, is tol operate under the new name of Vela Trading Technologies (Vela).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240782/sr-labs-rebrands-vela-trading-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:15:14 +0000 240782 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Project Sentinel looks to ‘mutualise’ cost of MiFID II implementation http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240781/project-sentinel-looks-%E2%80%98mutualise%E2%80%99-cost-mifid-ii-implementation <p><strong><em>Project Sentinel, a collaborative initiative by a group of banks to mutualise the cost of MiFID II implementation in the OTC front office, has created a normalised regulatory data model designed to help firms meet their MiFID II OTC sales and trading requirements.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/21/240781/project-sentinel-looks-%E2%80%98mutualise%E2%80%99-cost-mifid-ii-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:13:41 +0000 240781 at http://www.hedgeweek.com EFAMA believes final MMFR agreement should find right balance between financial stability and economic growth http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240746/efama-believes-final-mmfr-agreement-should-find-right-balance-between-financial-st <p><strong><em>The Economic and Monetary Affairs Council of the EU has approved the General Approach reached on Money Market Fund Reform (MMFR) at Council Working Party level. This General Approach followed an original proposal by the European Commission in September 2013.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240746/efama-believes-final-mmfr-agreement-should-find-right-balance-between-financial-st" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:34:27 +0000 240746 at http://www.hedgeweek.com AIMA Australia celebrates 15th anniversary http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240742/aima-australia-celebrates-15th-anniversary <p><strong><em>The Australian branch of the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) is celebrating its 15th anniversary this month with EY-sponsored member events in Sydney and Melbourne, bringing together many of the leading figures in Australia&rsquo;s growing hedge fund sector.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/06/20/240742/aima-australia-celebrates-15th-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:29:12 +0000 240742 at http://www.hedgeweek.com